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A number of musical acts, including Pearl Jam, R.E.M., OK Go, Nine Inch Nails main man Trent Reznor and Jackson Browne have united to try and persuade the Republican and Democratic candidates for President to have a debate in New Orleans about the restoration and recovery of the...
Scars On Broadway's self-titled debut album entered the Billboard album chart at Number 17 on Wednesday (August 6th), selling 24,000 copies in its first week of release. The band features System of a Down guitarist/singer Daron Malakian and drummer John Dolmayan. Malakian told...
A seven-year-old Ozzy Osbourne fan from the St. Petersburg, Florida area will travel to Ozzfest this weekend to meet his hero, according to the St. Petersburg Times. Ryan Cunningham, who suffers from cystic fibrosis, is traveling to the all-day metal festival with his parents to...
Five Finger Death Punch will make a "huge" announcement on Monday (August 11th), according to the band's publicist. No other details were given, but the revelation could have something to do with the band's upcoming fall headlining tour, for which full information is forthcoming...
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has recorded guest vocals for a song called "I Don't Have an Excuse, I Just Need a Little Help" by the new band Jubilee, according to Blabbermouth.net. Footage of Keenan in the studio has been posted online. In addition to Keenan, Jubilee's...
More details about this coming weekend's Ozzfest are emerging, including set times and information about the tribute to late Pantera/Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott that is scheduled as part of the festival. The all-star tribute will include a performance of Pink...
Tuesday (August 5th) sees the arrival of new CDs from two bands that have been absent from the music scene for a while. Trapt returns with its third studio album and first since 2005, titled Only Through the Pain. Frontman Chris Brown told us at a press conference that making...
Three Days Grace will release a concert DVD called Live at the Palace in two weeks, on August 19th. According to Tunelab Music, the disc will only be available at Best Buy stores. No other details about the track listing, additional features or packaging has been made available...
Weezer's new video for "Troublemaker," the second single from the band's recently released self-titled "red album," may offer up some clues about the cities the group plans to hit on its yet-to-be-announced North American tour. According to RollingStone.com, the clip features a...